Bishop Lynch responds to Immigration Detention Parliamentary Report

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Refugees and the All Party Parliamentary Group on Migration has reported on an inquiry into the use of immigration detention in the United Kingdom. In the report Parliamentarians call for a 28 day maximum time limit on immigration detention to be introduced. Bishop Patrick Lynch, Chair of the Bishops' Conference Office for Migration Policy responds. 

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New Rector

At the request of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales, the Congregation for The Clergy has appointed Canon Philip Gillespie, a priest of th...Read more


Schools of Prayer

Monks, nuns and priests in Catholic religious communities often have deeply prayerful lives that bring them closer to the Lord. So what can we learn from tho... Read more


Election Letter

The Bishops have released a letter addressed to Catholics across England and Wales about this year’s General Election. Over 500,000 copies of the letter have...Read more


General Election 2015

Catholics across England and Wales are asked to engage with the General Election that will take place on Thursday, 7 May 2015. It is up to each person how they vote and voting should seldom, if ever, be based on a single issue. However, “As Catholics we are called to work for a world shaped by the Gospel of Jesus Christ”. We will be uploaded comprehensive Election content here in due course. Read more